This short extract gives you a taste of the personal "Child's Horoscope" by Liz Greene. The small samples taken from various chapters convey an impression of the complete horoscope (18-25 pages) which can be ordered as an E-Horoscope or a bound book in the AstroShop.Most parents long to provide their children with the best they can offer on every level. But what is "the best"? The birth horoscope of a child is a map of patterns and potentials which exist in that child from the moment of birth. Encouragement of these potentials in childhood can help a child to develop greater confidence and hope for a future which is more authentically his or her own, so that greater happiness and fulfillment are possible later in life. II. Your Child's Psychological Type
In this concise chapter Liz Greene describes the child's general temperament and his characteristic approach to life.The rich array of individual abilities and potentials portrayed in Jeb's birth horoscope is set against the background of an inherent temperament bias which may be partly hereditary but is also the reflection of a mysterious essence which belongs to him alone. This mysterious "something" is already at work within Jeb, helping him to develop his personality along the lines which are healthiest and most natural to him. [..] A rich quality of sensuousness is one of the gifts of Jeb's nature. He will probably be sensitive to beauty and harmony from a very early age, and it is important that he is able to experience an environment which contains plenty of order and serenity. He may show quickness [...] III. The Characters in the Story
This is one of the most comprehensive chapters of the "Child's Horoscope". This short version touches only on a few of the central characters in your child's personality. The complete report provides a detailed description on 7-9 pages.The tension between the main characters in Jeb's inner story is the source of energy which provides the impetus for growth, movement and the formation of a healthy individuality. [..] Even if he is too young to articulate what he sees, he is watching all the time, finding the world endlessly fascinating and working to comprehend the name and function of every object. As he gets older he may display an unusual quality of detachment, for he tries to depersonalise [...] [..] Thus he will strive to be accepted by others, both family members and peers. Modelling his behaviour after whatever expectations, open or covert, are placed upon him, he may withhold any powerful disruptive emotions which could alienate those whose love and approval he [...] Hidden traits [..] Therefore parents may need to make a special effort to help Jeb validate his inner world, because it is unlikely that he will receive much affirmation of it once he enters school and he is innately mistrustful of it to begin with. In particular, encourage him to talk [...] IV. Emotional Needs and Patterns in Relationships
This chapter contains valuable information on the child's basic needs and the relationship with his parents. The complete horoscope covers this chapter on 5-6 pages.Every child has particular ways in which he or she experiences and seeks emotional contact with others, and this may not always accord with other, more dominant personality traits. [..] But his great pride and instinctive self-protectiveness ensure that such doubts are likely to surface only as a "Thank you but I don't really need you" attitude which is meant to conceal his deep feelings of vulnerability. Parents, family members and friends may be fooled [...] [..] Such a subtle bond might be uncomfortable for some parents because it is too disturbingly honest. Jeb may therefore provoke anger in his father, or a belief that this parent's authority is being undermined. But what the boy needs most from his father is not some superhuman [...] V. Fears and Insecurities
Knowing about their child's fears can help parents to react with love and understanding in challenging situations. The child's main fears and insecurities are described on 2-3 pages in the full report.VI. Looking toward the future
Many parents wonder about the future of their child. Every child has his own way to develop his potential. What this means for the individual child is described on 2-3 pages in chapter six of the complete Child's Horoscope. Please click here to read a complete sample horoscope.